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New event series: Politics, Policy and the Algorithm – how automated decision-making is shaping our lives

We’ve launched a new series of three public events where local, national and international experts will delve into some of the huge questions we must ask ourselves in a world

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Supporting Our Streets Chorlton to collect data about its local neighbourhood

Clean air is vital for healthy, happy living and as part of the Our Streets Chorlton project, Open Data Manchester will be measuring air quality using two Earthsense Zephyr solar-powered

‘Our Streets Chorlton’ starts its community data journey – and needs your help

This week saw the ‘Our Streets Chorlton’ project (the new, more friendly name for the Chorlton Climate Action Project), start its open data journey with its first community data event.

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We’re the helping the GMCA understand local open data needs – so tell us!

In summer 2019, GMCA (Greater Manchester Combined Authority) launched the GM Local Industrial Strategy to help set long-term priorities for our regional economy, ultimately to ensure good jobs and better public services locally.